Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/57112
Title: Data migration, RFID integration and implementation of Koha: a case study of NIT Rourkela
Authors: Mishra, Vinod Kumar
Rath, Durga Sankar
Keywords: MarcEdit;Koha;Debian;Library automation;Open Source Software;RFID
Issue Date: Mar-2021
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
Abstract: The present case study discusses the implementation of Koha library management software at Biju Patnaik Central Library (BPCL) of the National Institute of Technology Rourkela. The paper describes the process of data migration from proprietary integrated library management software (ILMS) Libsys, implementation of Koha ILMS, integration of RFID devices, impact on existing library user services, and housekeeping operations. The study explores the issues with proprietary products such as vendor locking while migrating the data. The paper could be useful to libraries migrating from existing ILMS to open source solution Koha.
Page(s): 47-55
URI: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/handle/123456789/57112
ISSN: 0975-2404 (Online); 0972-5423 (Print)
Appears in Collections:ALIS Vol.68(1) [March 2021]

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